Kenneth Mitchell has been named program manager of information security at Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global infrastructure strategic consulting, engineering and program/construction management organization. In his new position, Mitchell will manage the firm's global information security initiatives, projects and programs in the areas of policy compliance, security architecture, standards, and controls.
Mitchell has extensive experience in information technology (IT) and as an IT security leader. Prior to joining Parsons Brinckerhoff, he served as security and compliance manager for Kraft's outsourced security program at EDS, responsible for leading all security and compliance activities and projects in U.S. data centers and for worldwide compliance support. Previously, he held management positions at Altria/Kraft, Citi Group and IBM.
Mitchell received a Master of Science in administration, finance and international business from Western Connecticut State University. His professional affiliations include the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, Information System Security Association, and the International Information Systems Security Consortium.